R25 Neurology Fellow Research Symposium


Event: R25 Neurology Fellow Research Symposium – Friday, May 5, 2023

Venue: Moore Auditorium, 7:45-11 a.m.

Keynote speaker
Christopher A. Walsh, MD, PhD
Christopher A. Walsh, MD, PhD

Christopher A. Walsh, MD, PhD
Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Bishop Lectureship: Assist in Deciding Optimal Therapeutic Interventions For Patients with Neurological Disorders


MRI Correlates of Concussion and Inattention in the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study

Benjamin Kay, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology

Intersection of the Blood Brain Barrier (BBB), Neurology, and Neuro-Oncology

Omar H. Butt
Instructor in Medicine
Siteman Cancer Center

Defining the Mechanisms Underlying Sexually Dimorphic Vision Loss in Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) Optic Glioma

Yunshuo “Caroline” Tang, MD, PhD
Clinical Fellow Associate
Department of Neurology

Dopaminergic Regulation of Pain Processing in the Amygdala

Robert (BJ) Heuermann, MD, PhD
Movement Disorders Fellow
Departments of Anesthesiology & Neurology

Effect of astrocyte and microglial ApoE on traumatic brain injury (TBI)-mediated neuroinflammation and neurodegeneration

Enmanuel J. Perez, MD, PhD
Instructor in Neurology
Department of Neurology